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A Cantata. Set by Mr. Galliard .................. 38 The Character of the Lady Henrietta Caven-
An Ode for vocal and instrumental Music, to dish Holles

47
the Memory of the most noble William Duke Truth, Honour, Honesty. The Motto chosen

of Devonshire. Set to Music by Mr. Pepusch ib. by the right hon. the Lady Henerietta Ca-

Epilogue, spoken by Mr. Mill's, at the Queen's vendish Holles

Theatre, on his benefit Night, February 16, Hymn. Sung by the Children uf Christ's Hos-

1709, a little before the Duke of Marl- pital, at the Entry of King George into

borough's going for Holland

S9 London, 1714

48

Written in a Window at Greenhithe

40 A monumental Ode, to the Memory of Mrs.

The Toasters

ib. Elizabeth Hughes, late wife of Edward

Tofts and Margaretta

ib. Hughes, Esq.

ib.

The wandering Beauty

ib. An Allusion to Horace. Book ). Ode xxii.

Dialogue de l'Amour, et du Poète, by Mons. Printed at the breaking out of the Rebellion

de la Motte

ib. in the Year 1715......

49

The same translated

ib. Fragment.-0 say, ye saints, who shine in

Venus and Adonis. A Cantata. Set by Mr.

realms above

jb.

Handel.

ib. Apollo and Daphne. A Masque

ib.

Cantata. Pastoral. Set by Dr. Pepusch...... 41 An Ode for the Birth-day of her royal high-

Beauty. An Ode

ib. ness the Princess of Wales, St. David's Day,

Myra. A Cantata. Set by Dr. Pepusch...... ib. the first of March, 1715-16

52
Alexander's Feast; or the Power of Music: Extract of a Letter from Mr. Hughes to the
an Ode in honour of St. Cecilia's Day. By Lord Chancellor Cowper

ib.

Mr. Dryden. Altered for Music by Mr. Ode to the right honourable Lord Chancellor

Hughes.......

42 Cowper, Anno 1717. In Allusion to Horace,

Lib. II. Ode xx.

53

SONGS,

What is Man? ......

ib.

Thy origin's divine, I see...

43 Bolieau, dans sa 1 Epitre au Roi

ib.

Constautia, see thy faithful slave.

The same, in English

ib.

Thrice lov'd Constantia, heavenly fair

An Image of Pleasure. In Imitation of an

Ode in Casimire

54

Translated from Persian Verses. Alluding to An Ode in the Park at Asted.......

ib.

the Custom of Women being buried with To Mr. Constantine, on his Paintings..... 55

their Husbands, and Men with their Wives. ib. To Urania, on her Arrival at Jamaica

ib.
Another on the same subject.

ib. A Supplement and Conclusion to Milton's II
On Arqueänassa of Colophos..
ib. Pensero 0...

ib.

On Fulvia, the Wife of Anthony. From the Thc Hue and Cry

56

Latip of Augustus Cæsar....

44 The Patriot. To the right hon. William Lord

Hud bras imitated. Written in 1710

ib. Cowper, Lord High Chancellor of Great

An Ode to the Creator of the World. Occa-

Britain

ib.

sioned by the Fragments of Orpheus....... ib. The second Scene of the first Act of Orestes,

To Mr. Addison, on his Tragedy of Cato 46

a Tragedy. Translated from Euripides ...... 57

Advice to Mr. Pope. On his intended Trans-

On the Birth-day of the right honourable the

lation of Homer's Iliad, 1714............... ib.

Lord Chancellor Parker. July 23, 1719 53

To the Memory of Milton ...

ib. The XIV. Olympick of Pindar. To Asopicns

To a Lady with the Tragedy of Cato............

ib.

of Orchomenus...

ib.

Fragment.--Promiscuous crowds to worthless The Morning Apparition

ib.
riches born

ib. Written in a Window at Wallington-House, then

Serenata for two Voices, on the Marriage of the Seat of Mis. Elizabeth Bridges, 1719... 59

the right hon. the Lord Cobham to Mrs. The Supplement: the Character of Mrs. Eliza-

Anne Halsey

47

beth Bridges. Imperfect

ib.

Horatius. In libro primo Epistolarum ib. The Ecstasy. An Ode.....

60

Translated

ib. The tenth Book of Lucan's Pharsalia. Traus-

On a Collar presented for Happy Gill, 1712... ib. lated

62

ib.
ib.

POEMS OF SHEFFIELD, DUKE OF BUCKINGHAMSHIRE.

82
ib.

ib.

......

The Author's Life, by Dr. Johnson.....
Testimonies of Author's concerning bis Grace

and his Writings.

The Temple of Death. In Imitation of the

ib.

French

Ode on Love.....

in his Love

81 The Warning

83

ib,
ib.

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To Amoretta

83 Part of the Story of Orpheus. Being a Trans-

The Venture

ib. lation out of the fourth Book of Virgil's

Inconstancy cxcused. Song
ib. Georgics

91
Song -Oh, conceal that charming creature . ib. An Essay on Poetry.

ib.

Despair

84 Ode on Brutus.......

94

On Apprehension of losing what he had newly

gained. In Imitation of Ovid........... ib.

MISCELLANIES.

The Reconcilement. Song

ib.

Song.From all uneasy passions free ib. The Rapture

95

To a Coquet Beauty

85 On Mr. Hobbes and his Writings

96

The Relapse

ib. Written over a Gate

ib.

The Recovery

ib. The Miracle, 1707

97

The Convert
ib. Ode on the Death of Henry Purcell

ib.

The Picture. In Imitation of Anacreon ... .. ib. On the Loss of an only Son, Robert Marquis

On Don Alonzo's being killed in Portugal, up- of Normanby

98

on Account of the Infanta, in the Year1683. 86 On Mr. Pope and his Poems .

ib.
The Surprise.........

ib. Stanzas.- Whene'er my foolish bent to public
A Dialogue sung on the Stage, between an el- good .......

ib.
derly Shepherd and a very young Nymph. ib. The Election of a Poet Laureat in 1719 ib.

On One who died discovering her Kindness ... 87 On the Times

99

On Lucinda's Death

ib. On the Duke of York bapished to Brussels 100

To a Lady retiring into a Monastery

ib. On the Deity

ib.

The Vision. Written during a Sea-voyage, Prologue to the Alteration of Julius Cæsar ib.
wben sent to command the Forces for the Choruses in Julius Cæsar.

ib.

Relief of Tangier ........

ib. Prologue to Marcus Brutus

101

Helen to Paris. From Ovid. Translated by Choruses in Marcus Brutus

102

the Earl of Mulgrave and Mr. Dryden...... 89

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The Author's Life, by Dr. Johnson

105 | Ad Virum doctissimum Dominum Samuelem

Dedication

..................... 119

Shaw

136

Preface.....

127 Translation, By Mr. Cooke......

ib.

Postscript..

ib. On the taking Namur......

ib.

On the Marriage of George Prince of Den- Ode.--In Imitation of Horace, III.Od. ii. writ-

mark, and the Lady Anne

129 ten in 1692

ib.

On Exodus iii. 14. lam that I am. An Ode. Hymn to the Sun. Set by Dr. H. Purcell, and

Written 1688, as an Exercise at St. John's intended to be sung before their Majesties

College, Cambridge.......

ib.

on New year's Day, 1693-4 ....... ..... 138

Considerations on Part of the LXXXVIII. The Lady's Looking-glass. In Imitation of a

Psalm. A college Exercise, 1689.

130

Greek Idyllium

139

To the Rev. Dr. F. Turner, Bishop of Ely, who Love and Friendship: a Pastoral. By Mrs.

had advised a Translation of Prudentius . ib. Elizabeth Singer, afterwards Rowe........ ib.

A Pastoral to the Bishop of Ely, on his Depar- To the Anthor of the foregoing Pastoral ...... 140

ture from Cambridge

131 To a Lady: she refusing to continue a Dispute

To the Countess of Exeter, playing on the Lute ib. with me, and leaving me in the Argument.
On a Picture of Seneca dying in a Batb ; by Au Ode....

ib.

Jordain

132 Seeing the Duke of Ormond's Picture at Sir

Ode.--Wbile blooming youth and gay delight ib. Godfrey Kneller's

ib.
An Epistle to Fleetwood Shephard, Esq. ib. Celia to Damon

141

Another Epistle to the same

135 Prologue, spoken by Lord Buckhurst, in West-

To the Countess of Dorset. Written in her

minster School, at a Representation of Mr.

Milton. By Mr. Bradbury

134

Dryden's Cleomenes, at Christmas, 1695 ... 142

To the Lady Dursley. On the same Subject... ib. An Ode, presented to the King, on his Majesty's

To my Lord Buckburst, very young, playing Arrival in Holland after the Queen's Death,

with a Cat

ib. 1695

ib.

Ode.-While from our looks, fair nymph, you

In Imitation of Anacreon

143

guess......

135 Ode sur la Prise de Namur, par les Armes du

A Song.-In vain you tell your parting lover. ib. Roy, l'Annee 1692. Par Monsieur Boileau

The despairing Shepherd

ib. Despreaux

ib.

To the hon. Charles Montague, Esq. afterwards An English Ballad on the taking of Namur by

Earl of Halifax

the King of Great Britain, 1695

Variations in a Copy, printed 1692

ib. Ode.--The merchant to secure his treasure ... 146

.......... 145
ib. Marchioness of Carmarthen. On a Column
For the Plan of a fountain, on which are the of her Drawing

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Presented to the King, at his Arrival in Holland, A Paraphrase from the French ...

166
after the Discovery of the Conspiracy, 1696. 146 From the Greek

169

The Secretary. Written at the Hague, 1696, 147 Epigram.---Frank carves very ill, yet will palm

To Cloe weeping

ib. all the meats

ib.

To Mr, Howard. An Ode

ib. Epigram.—To John I owed great obligation.. ib.

Love disarmed

148 Epigram.--Yes, every poet is a fool...

ib.

Cloe hunting......

ib. Epigram.-Thy nags the leanest things alive. ib.

Cupid and Ganymede.

ib. To a Person who wrote ill, and spoke worse

Cupid mistaken

149 against me

ib.

Venus mistaken

ib. On the same Person

ib.

Song.-If wine and music have the power

ib. Quid sit futurum cras fuge quærere...

ib.

The Dove ........

ib. A Ballad of the Notbrowne Mayde

ib.

A Lover's Anger

150 Henry and Emma. A Poem, upon the Model

Mercury and Cupid.......

ib, of the Nut-brown Maid

172

On Beauty. A Riddle

151 An Ode, humbly inscribed to the Queen, on

The Question. To Lisetta..

ib. the glorious Success of her Majesty's Arms,

Lisetta's Reply

ib. 1706. Written in Imitation of Spenser's Style. 178

The Garland......

ib. Her right Name ......

181

The Lady wbo offers her Looking-Glass to Cantata. Set by Monsieur Galliard

ib.
Venus. Taken from an Epigram of Plato. 152 ( Lines written in an Ovid. A Translation from

Cloe jealous......

ib. the French

182

Answer to Cloe jealous, in the same Style; the A true Maid

ib.

Author sick

ib. Another

ib.

A better Answer

ib. A reasonable Affliction

ib.

Pallas and Venus. An Epigram

153 Another reasonable Amiction

ib.

1o a young Gentleman in Love. A Tale...... ib. Another

ib.

An English Padlock

ib. On the same Subject

ib.

Hans Carvel..........

155

On the same

ib.

A Dutch Proverb

ib. Phyllis's Age

ib.

Paulo Purganti and his Wife; an honest but Forma Bonum fragile.....

183

a simple Pair

ib An Epigram. Written to the Duke de Noailles. ib.

The Ladle

157 Epilogue to Smith's Phædra and Hippolytus,

Written at Paris, 1700, in the Beginning of spoken by Mrs. Oldfield, who acted Ismena. ib.

Robe's Geography

158 A critical Moment

ib.

Written in the Beginning of Mezeray's History Epilogue to Mrs. Manley's Lucius

ib.

of France....

jb. The Thief and the Cordelier. A Ballad 184

Written in the nouveaux Interets des Princes To Chloe .......

ib.
de l'Europe

ib. An Epitaph.--Interr'd within this marble stone. ib.

Adriani Morentis ad Animam suam

ib. Written in Montaigne's Essays, given to the

In French. By Monsieur Fontenelle... 159 Duke of Shrewsbury in France, after the

Imitated. In English..... ..

ib. Peace, 1713

185

A Passage in the Moriae Encomium of Eras- An Epistle desiring the Queen's Picture.

mus, imitated

ib.

Written at Paris, 1714, but left unfinished,

To Dr. Sherlock, on his practical Discourse by the sudden News of her Majesty's Death. ib.

concerning Death

ib. To the right bonourable the Countess Dow.

Carmen Seculare, for the Year 1700. To the ager of Devonshire, on a Piece of Wiessen's,

King.

whereon were all her Grandsons painted ... ib.

The Remedy worse than the Disease

164 | A Fable, from Phædrus. To the Author of

An Ode, inscribed to the Memory of the hou.

the Medley, 1710

186

Colonel George Villiers, drowned in the River To the right honourable Mr. Harley. Horace,

Piava, 1703. In Imitation of Horace, I Ode

1 Ep. ix. imitated

ib.

xxviii

ib. To Mr. Harley, wounded by Guiscard, 1711.. ib.

Prologue, spoken at Court, before the Queen, An extempore Invitation to the Earl of Ox-

on her Majesty's Birth-Day, 1704

165 ford, Lord High Treasurer, 1712

187

A Letter to Monsieur Boileau Despreaux, oc- Erle Robert's Mice. In Chaucer's Style ib.

casioned by the Victory at Blenheim, 1704. ib. In the same Style

ib.

Upon a Passage in the Scaligeriana

167 | In the same Style

ib.

To a Child of Quality, five Years old, 1704: A Flower painted by Simon Varelst

ib.
the Author then forty

ib. To the Lady Elizabeth Harley, afterwards
Partial Fame

ib.

ib.

Effigies of the Queen on a triumphal Arch; Protogenes and Apelles

188

the Figure of the Duke of Marlborough be- Democritus and Heraclitus

ib,
neath, and the chief Rivers in the World On my Birth-Day, July 21

ib.

round the whole Work

ib. Epitaph. Extempore

189

The Cameleon

ib. For my own Tombstone..

ib.

Merry Andrew

168 For my own Monument ....

ib.

A Simile

ib. Gualteros Danistonus ad Amicos
The Flies
ib. 'Imitated

ib.

ib.

.............

241

242

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The first Hymn of Callimachus. To Jupiter. 189 To Fortune
The second Hymn of Callimachus. To Apollo. 190 Nonpareil......

ib.
Charity: a Paraphrase on the thirteenth Chap- Chaste Florimel

ib.
ter of the first Epistle to the Corinthians 192 Doctors differ

Capid in Ambush

ib. Epigram.-Meek Francis lies here, friend :

Engraved on a Column in the Church of Hal- without stop or stay

ib.

stead in Essex ; the Spire of which, burnt On Bishop Atterbury's burying the Duke of

down by Lightning, was rebuilt at the Ex- Buckingham, 1720

ib.

pence of Mr. Samuel Fiske, 1717

ib. Upon Honour. A Fragment...

ib.

Alma:

: or the Progress of the Mind. In Three Enigma on Pam at Loo

ib.

Cantos.

Another Enigma........

ib.

Canto I.

193 | The old Gentry

ib.

II.

196 The insatiable Priest

243

III.

200 A French Song imitated....

ib.

Solomon on the Vanity of the World: a Poem. A Case stated ....

ib.
In three Books

Upon playing at Ombre with two Ladies .... ib.

Preface.......

205 Cupid's Promise, a French Song paraphrased. ib.

Knowledge: the first Book

207 To the Earl of Oxford. Written extempore

Pleasure: the second Book

213 in Lady Oxford's Study, 1717

ib,

Power :

: the third Book ....

A Letter to the honourable Lady Margaret

Engraven on three sides of an antique Lamp, Cavendish Harley, wben a Child

ib.

given to me by Lord Harley ....

228 Lines written under the Print of Tom Britton

The Turtle and Sparrow : an elegiac Tale. the Small-Coal-Man, painted by Mr. Wool-

Occasioned by the Death of Prince George,

aston ..............

244

1708......

ib. Truth told at last

ib.

Down-Hall: a Ballad....

231 Written in Lady Howe's Ovid's Epistles ib.

Verses spoken to Lady Henrietta Cavendish Epistle, 1716.-I pray, good lord Harley, let
Holles Harley, Countess of Oxford. In the

Jonathan know

ib.

Library of St. John's College, Cambridge, Another Epistle.--I pray lady Harriot the

November 9, 1719

233 time to assign

ib.

Prologue to the Orphan. Represented by True's Epitaph

ib.
some of the Westminster Scholars, at Hick- Epigram. - To Richmond and Peterburgh,
ford's dancing Room, February 2, 1720 234 Matt gave his letters

ib.
Husband and Wife ..
ib. | The Viceroy, a Ballad

ib.
Truth and Falsehood. A Tale

ib. Apology to a Lady, who told me, I could not
The Conversation. A Tale

ib. love her heartily, because I had loved
The Female Phaeton
255 others. In Imitation of Waller

246
The Judgment of Venus......
ib. Against Modesty in Love

ib.

Daphne and Apollo. Imitated from the first On a young Lady's going to Town in the Spring. 247

Book of Ovid's Metamorphoses..

236 When the Cat is a vay, the Mice may play.

The Mice. To Mr. Adrian Drift, 1708 257 A Fable, inscribed to Dr. Swift

ib.
Two Riddles. First printed in the Examiner, The Widow and her Cat. A Fable

248

1710

238

Epigram, extempore, to the Master of St. SONGS, SET TO MUSIC BY THE MOST EMINENT MASTERS."

John's College, 1712

jb.

1. Set by Mr. Abel.—Reading ends in

Nell and John.

ib.

melancholy

ib.

Bibo and Charon

ib. II. Set by Mr. Purcell. --Whither would

Wives by the Dozen

ib.

my passion run ?.... ........ ib.

Fatal Love ....

jb. III. Set by Mr. De Fesch.-Strepbonetta,

A Sailor's Wife

239

why d'ye fly me?

ib.

On a Fart, let in the House of Commons...... ib. IV. Set by Mr. Smith.—Come weep no

The Modern Saint

ib.

more, for 'tis in vain

ib.

The Parallel

ib. V. Set by Mr. De Fesch.-Let perjur'd

To a young Lady, who was fond of Fortune-

fair Amynta know

249

telling

ib. VI. Set by Mr. Smith.-Phillis, since we

A Greek Epigram. Imitated

ih.

have both been kind

ib.

To a Frieni), on his Nuptials ....

ib. VII. Set by Mr. De Fesch.-Phillis, this

The Wandering Pilgrim. Humbly addressed

pious talk gire o'er......

ib.

to Sir Thomas Frankland, Bart. Post-Mas-

VII. Set by Mr. Smith.--Still, Dorinda,

ter, and Pay. Master-General to Queen Anne. ib.

I adore......

ib.

Venus's Advice to the Muses...

240 IX. Set by Mr. De Fesch.--Is it, O

Cupid turned Ploughman. From Moschus... ib.

Love, thy want of eyes

ib.

Pontius and Pontia.

ib.

X. Set by Mr. Smith. -Why, Harry,

Capid turned Stroller. From Anacreon ib.

what ails you? why look you so

To a Poet of Quality, praising the Lady Hin-

sad ?

250

chinbroke...................

241 XI. Set by Mr. Smith.-Since my words,

The Pedant

ib.

though ne'er so tender

ib.

Cautious Alice.........................................

ib.

XII. Set by Mr. De Fesch.-Morello,

The Incurable

ib.

charming without art.

ib,

The Author's Life, by Dr. Johnson

257 | Song.- Pious Selinda goes to prayers

280

To the Author on his Plays and Poems. Ву A Hymn to Harmony, in Honour of St. Ce-

Mrs. Elizabeth Tollet.....

267 cilia's Day, 1701. Set to Music by Mr.

John Eccles..

281

Epistle to the right honourable Charles Lord Verses to the Memory of Grace Lady Ge-

Halifax..

269 thin, occasioned by reading her Book, en-

The Mourning Muse of Alexis: a Pastoral. titled Reliquiæ Getbinianæ

282
Lamenting the Death of Queen Mary ib. | Epitaph upon Robert Huntingdon of Stanton
To the King, on the taking of Namur. Irre- Harcourt, Esq. and Robert bis Son

ib,

gular Ode

271 To Mr. Dryden, on his Translation of Persius. ib.

The Birth of the Muse. To the right honour- The eleventh Satire of Juvenal

283

able Charles Lord Halifax.

272 Prologue to Queen Mary, upon her Majesty's

On Mrs. Arabella Hunt, singing. Irregular Ode. 274 coming to see the Old Batchelor, after hav-

Priam's Lamentation and Petition to Achilles,

ing seen the Double Dealer

285

for the Body of his Son Hector ...... ..... 275 Epilogue at the Opening of the Queen's The-
The Lamentations of Hecuba, Andromache, atre in the Hay-Market .....

286
and Helen, over the dead Body of Hectur... 276 Prologue to Pyrrhus, King of Epirus, a Tra-

Paraphrase upon Horace, Ode xix. Lib. i.

278 gedy, by Charles Hopkins ...

jb.

Stanzas in Imitation of Horace, Lib. ii. Ode xiv. ib. Epilogue to Oroonoko

ib.
In Imitation of Horace, Ode ix. Lib. i.

ib. Prologue to The Husband his own Cuckold, a
Song.-1 look’d, and I sigh'd, and I wish'd I Comedy, by Mr. J. Dryden, Jun..

287

could speak .....

279 Prologue to A very good Wife, a Comedy, by

The Reconciliation

ib. Powell

ib.

Absence

ib. Prologue to the Court, on the Queen's Birth-

Song.-- False though she be to me and love... 280

Day, 1701

ib.

Song in Dialogue, for two Women....... ib. The Tears of Amaryllis for Amyntas, a Pas-

Song.-Tell me no more I am deceived ib. toral; lamenting the Death of the late

The Petition

ib. Lord Marquis of Blandford

288

Song -Cruel Amynta, can you see

ib. To Cynthia, weeping and not speaking. Elegy. 289

Song:-See, see, she wakes, Sabina wakes ! ... ib. Amoret..

290

Occasioned by a Lady's having writ Verses in Lesbia

ib.
Commendation of a Poem which was writ- Doris

ib.

ten in Praise of another Lady

ib. To Sleep. Elegy

291

Epigram, written after the Decease of Mrs. To Sir Godfrey Kneller, occasioned by L-

Arabella Hunt, under her Picture drawn

Y's Picture ..

ib.

playing on a Lute

ib. To a Candle. Elegy

290

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